Month: August 2017

Late Stage Alzheimer's

The last stage of Alzheimer’s disease can be the most difficult due to the unique physical challenges as well as the grief associated with imminent loss. Late stage Alzheimer’s is characterized by the almost complete loss of executive functioning and significant difficulty with the physical aspects of daily living. What Happens During Late Stage Alzheimer’s? The brain […]

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malnutrition dementia elderly

Malnutrition. Can you guess how malnutrition paired with dementia can affect seniors negatively? While many know some of the symptoms caused by dementia such as memory loss and irritability, few know that dementia also causes loss of appetite and difficulty swallowing. This ultimately leads to a major problem in the older adult population: Malnutrition. Dementia is […]

Our Journey

During the past year and 9 months we have created many memories here at The Helper Bees, both in the office and outside with our helpers and senior. We have been working hard and diligently in order to achieve the goal of creating a place where seniors can find caregivers to provide help. Our team is comprised of expert […]

Benefits of In-Home Care

Home Care is a popular topic these days, in fact 65 million Americans are looking forward to finding a home caregiver. To fully understanding home care and its benefits is not always straightforward. Because dealing with age-related issues will often involve multiple family members, it is particularly important to have a clear picture in your mind of the advantages. […]